Theatre Nurse

Appoint Group
15 Mar 2017
14 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Theatre Nurse

Location: Chichester

Salary: £28k - £33k per annum - Benefits

Hours: Full time

Contract Type: Permanent

Further Details:

We are looking for an experienced and passionate Theatre Nurse to join our Chichester hospital. An excellent communicator and team worker, you must be flexible, motivated and committed to the highest standards of patient care.

We can offer you a varied surgical caseload that will develop your skills and experience and you'll enjoy the real respect, rapport and effective working of a close-knit, highly skilled, multidisciplinary team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • As a Theatre Nurse, you will be expected to actively participate in and maintain the highest standard of care and safety for patients, visitors and staff in the operating theatre suite Key duties will be:
  • Being competent in all aspects of anaesthetic technique and procedures
  • Maintaining accurate clinical observation of the patient's clinical condition and alerting medical staff when required
  • Assisting in ensuring that the department is always clean and organised with sufficient supplies and equipment which are correctly cleaned, in working order and correctly stored
  • Monitoring theatre procedures with regards to checking of swabs, needles and instruments

Skills & Experience:

  • To be successful in this role you will have:
  • Recent relevant clinical experience in Orthopaedics, General Surgery, Ophthalmic Surgery, Gynaecology and ENT surgical procedures
  • NMC registered Nurse or HCPC registered Operating Department Practitioner

Key employee benefits:

  • Excellent Induction Plan
  • Competitive salary depending on experience
  • Stakeholder pension
  • Life assurance scheme
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Child care vouchers
  • Career progression
  • Free uniform
  • Paid DBS
  • Generous annual leave entitlement
  • Discounts for various shops and companies

For more information and or to apply please call Rob Legg on and or email